We went to the Pasadena location of El Cholo, which has several restaurants in L.A., and has been in existence since 1923 (originally called the Sonora Cafe). It is delicious! And the outdoor patio at the Pasadena location is great—especially for large groups (as we were) and parties.
Tortilla Soup–cup ($3.95)
Fiesta Platter for 2 ($9.50)–Crab and Beef Taquitos, Nachos, Quesadillas, and Chimichangas served with Guacamole and Sour Cream
Sizzling Fajitas ($14.75)–marinated steak sauteed with fresh garden vegetables
Combo #3 ($10.50)–Cheese Enchilada and Tamale served with frijoles and Spanish rich
Carne Asada ($15.50)–New York steak beans, rice and pico de gallo
958 S Fair Oaks Ave
Pasadena, CA 91105